19 Jan 2015

Mary's Middle Earth

From Nights, 7:12 pm on 19 January 2015

The correspondence between J.R.R. Tolkien and British woman Mary Fairburn, which has been unearthed by Dr Paul Tankard from University of Otago's Department of English, regarding Tolkien's fondness for Fairburn's illustrations depicting scenes from The Lord of the Rings trilogy.

Get the RNZ app

for easy access to all your favourite programmes

Subscribe to Nights

Podcast (MP3) Oggcast (Vorbis)